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Where are cinder volumes and iscsi targets created in openstack icehouse? [closed]

asked 2014-08-11 05:05:53 -0500

teju gravatar image

updated 2014-08-11 07:07:17 -0500

I installed openstack icehouse in RHEL 6.3 by following the standard docs

I created a cinder volume and the status of the volume is 'available'

When I ran the command tgt-admin -s , there are no targets listed

The directory /etc/cinder/volumes is also empty.

Do I need any other configuration?

In Havana, a cinder volume is exported as soon as it is created. Did this behaviour change in Icehouse?

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answered 2014-08-11 09:59:18 -0500

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updated 2014-08-11 10:12:05 -0500

In my Icehouse env, available volumes aren't listed in /etc/cinder/volumes (but they do appear as LVs in the cinder-volume VG), they only get added when the volume is in-use. Same goes for tgt-admin -s, only "in-use" volumes are output.

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@rgroten : I don't want to create any instances. Is there a way to force the status of a cinder volume from 'available' to 'in-use'?

teju gravatar imageteju ( 2014-08-11 23:49:48 -0500 )edit

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